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The renovation of the Monterey Conference Center received a Citation Award in AIA Monterey Bay's 2019 Excellence in Design Awards. The annual program recognizes a range of global projects that have been designed by AIA Monterey Bay members.
Curbed Chicago features SOM's award-winning renovation of the Netsch Residence. The house, originally designed by former SOM partner Walter Netsch (1920 – 2008), demonstrates the design philosophy of field theory that Netsch incorporated in much of his work.
The Chicago chapter of CoreNet Global, an association for real estate professionals, named the West Loop Public Library Branch as a Project of the Year. The annual REAL Awards program honors projects that demonstrate innovation in design and real estate development.
Fargo Block 9 has topped out, becoming the tallest building in downtown Fargo. The 18-story mixed use building respects Fargo’s urban heritage and scale, while introducing contemporary elements and community spaces to the historic streetscape.
The West Loop Branch of the Chicago Public Library has been named the recipient of the Frank Lloyd Wright Award in the 2019 AIA Illinois Honor Awards. The award recognizes the new design or renovation behind impactful projects.
Curbed Chicago highlights the West Loop Branch of the Chicago Public Library. The adaptive reuse project, which opened in early 2019, received the Frank Lloyd Wright Award from AIA Illinois for “achievement in enhancing the natural and built environment of a community.”
The West Loop Branch of the Chicago Public Library, the Taylor Street Apartments and Little Italy Branch Library, and the Netsch Residence Renovation projects have been named as finalists in Interior Design Magazine's Best of Year Awards.
AIA Los Angeles has named Associate Director Dan Herman to its 2020 Board of Directors. The chapter is L.A.'s architectural voice, providing resources for local members and designers of the built environment.
On Wednesday, November 13th, SOM was co-honored alongside Trane at Urban Green Council's 2019 Urban Green Gala. Managing Partner Kenneth A. Lewis accepted the award on behalf of SOM, which was honored for its commitment to urban sustainability and Urban Green Council initiatives.
The Cornell Tech Campus Framework Plan and the University of Connecticut Innovation Partnership Building were both recognized in the 2019 Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) National Design Awards. The annual program honors projects around the world for design excellence.
Atlanta Business Chronicle reports the new Winship at Midtown facility for cancer care in Atlanta. SOM is architect and structural engineer of the building, which will bring more than 450,000 square feet of inpatient, outpatient, and research facilities to the Emory University Hospital Midtown campus.
On October 26th, 2019, SOM’s San Francisco office joined local architects, contractors, and engineers at Ocean Beach for the 37th annual Sandcastle Classic, which benefits LEAP Arts in Education. SOM’s team was awarded “Best in Show Gold,” Best Student Participation, and Best Video Game Reference, as part of this year’s theme—“Let’s Play!”
ArchDaily reports on 4 Hudson Square, The Walt Disney Company's new headquarters for its New York operations. The building’s facade design is inspired by the material palette of Hudson Square—a neighborhood of masonry and stone, as well as bronze-colored metal, hints of color, and punched windows.
Associate Director Arathi Gowda has been honored as a recipient of a 2019 Women in Sustainability Leadership Award by Green Building & Design. A leader in SOM's sustainability efforts, Gowda joined the firm in 2004 and has since guided several sustainability-focused initiatives.